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A new study finds an uptick in Congo deforestation despite the implementation of sustainable forest management (SFM).
Pension funds, insurance companies, and other investors who manage trillions of dollars have an enormous opportunity to change the future by investing in clean energy.
CatalyticAction is in the process of developing playgrounds for refugee children to close the education gap.
Stanford Social Innovation Review 01/27/16
A new type of charity has emerged in China that is able to sidestep some of the controls that the government places on NGOs.
Irene Pedruelo 01/25/16
Southern Africa is preparing for a humanitarian disaster. Daniel Sinnathamby, regional humanitarian coordinator for Oxfam in the region, talks about the circumstances that are making this year especially challenging.
Project Syndicate 01/22/16
Kailash Satyarthi explains why 5.5 million kids remain in servitude—and what must be done to end the practice.
The Lancet Global Health 01/15/16
Despite the global effort to scale up antiretroviral therapy for HIV/AIDS treatment, children have largely been left behind.
Stanford Social Innovation Review 01/13/16
It's difficult to know how—and where—to engage in risky work that may not yield results for a long time. Three lessons can help.
Many have sung the sharing economy's environmental praises, but evidence may not be there to back up their claims.
Project Syndicate 01/08/16
Paul R. Ehrlich & John Harte argue that ensuring food security for a surging population will require fundamental social change.
Stanford Social Innovation Review 01/06/16
Solving major social problems is now possible, but not unless the organizations that have been most responsible for making a difference change significantly.
Amrita Gupta 01/04/16
Chapter by chapter, Frances Moore Lappé and her co-authors demolish the myths that have long prevented us from addressing hunger, and examine the policies that keep people from feeding themselves.
Stanford Social Innovation Review 12/23/15
Why does such a large gap exist between what donors say they would like to achieve with their philanthropy and where they actually make their biggest bets? And how can we close it?
Project Syndicate 12/18/15
For the first time, "unicorns" (start-ups that reach a valuation of more than $1 billion) are no longer the exclusive preserve of the United States.